IFA Launches ‘Secure Summer’ Campaign To Tackle Rural Crime

Launching a new campaign to increase security awareness among farmers, IFA National Treasurer Jer Bergin stressed the importance of being safety conscious and marking and securing property to reduce the chance of a theft occurring.   Jer Bergin said, “Marking your property, photographing it, and making an inventory will, firstly, go a long way towards […]

4 In 10 Motorists Stopped At Garda Checkpoint In Last 6 Months, AA Survey Finds

41.54% of motorists have been stopped at a Garda checkpoint in the last 6 months Almost 90% of drivers stopped at a checkpoint had the tax/insurance/NCT discs checked. Most Check-points in urban areas during afternoon & early evening More than 4 out of every 10 drivers have been stopped at a Garda checkpoint in the […]

Investigation into shooting in Newport Tipperary

The Garda Ombudsman is investigating an incident this morning on Old Cork  Newport in Co Tipperary in which a man died. A man fatally shot himself after being pulled over by gardai. It is understood gardai reported that the man opened fire after being stopped for erratic driving. The incident happened just before 8pm and […]

Gardaí in Tipperary Seek Public’s Help in Tracing The Whereabouts of a 52-Year-Old Man Missing Since 5th June

Bobby Ryan from Bansha , was last seen at 6.30 am on the morning of Sunday 5th June at Fawnagown. He is described as being 5’2″ in height, stocky build, with hazel eyes and bald. When last seen he was wearing a navy polo t-shirt, navy tracksuit bottoms with a navy jumper and white runners. […]

Carraig Hotel Deadman’s 5 Roadrace This Friday !

This Friday evening will see the fifth running of the Carraig Hotel “Deadman’s 5” Roadrace which, as in past years, is organised by Carrick on Suir A.C. Roadrunners.  The race will begin at 7:30 p.m. sharp outside the historic Ormond Castle and will take its by now usual route of Main Street, O’Mahony Avenue, Cregg Road, […]